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A minus plus a minus is not necessarily positive. A minus multiplied by a minus is. The reason being that the minus of a minus is a positive. It's a double negative.

negative 49. This is because a minus multiplied by a plus is a minus.

two negatives multiplied by each other would create a positive, since the two negatives cancel out each other

-- If they're being multiplied or divided, then they make a minus. -- If they're being added or subtracted, then they can make either a plus or a minus. It depends on which one is bigger.

plus multiplied by plus is plus

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A minus plus a minus is not necessarily positive. A minus multiplied by a minus is. The reason being that the minus of a minus is a positive. It's a double negative.

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two negatives multiplied by each other would create a positive, since the two negatives cancel out each other

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Depends what you mean by "and".If they're added: neverIf they're subtracted: sometimesIf they're multiplied or divided: always

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